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Parasite Controls

Research on impacts of parasite chemicals on dung beetles is still being carried out and all the answers are not know. We have tried to be careful with wording and used phrases like "it is though that" when it is not 100% know. Wherever possible we have backed up statements with references to research that supports the statements.

Please discuss your parasite management with your vet before making any changes to your current controls. Feel fee to use this website to frame a conversation with your vet but don't act on the suggestions presented here without consultation.

Livestock health must come first; if in doubt speak to your vet and do not leave animals that need treating untreated.


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